Lessons from Sharing City Seoul for Melbourne's Sharing Economy

Project Summary

13 August 2018

Sector: Public Policy
Country location: Australia, Republic of Korea
Grantee: Swinburne University of Technology

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Seminar on the governance of sharing cities held at Hongik University, Seoul. Credit: Hongik University.

Project Description

The project looks at Seoul's experience as the world's leading Sharing City, and how the Sharing City Seoul project can inform policy making in Melbourne to enhance innovation in its sharing economy.

The project aims at fostering long-term collaboration between Swinburne University of Technology and Hongik University (Seoul) in the area of Sharing Cities. To this end, the project establishes an exchange program (for PhD students and visiting scholars) to looks at innovation in the sharing economy in Seoul, as enabled under the Sharing City Seoul project (sponsored by the Seoul Metropolitan Government).

Key dates:

  • Seminar, Melbourne, 21 February 2019 to 22 February 2019
  • Seminar, Seoul, 19 July 2018 to 20 July 2018

Social media: website: http://www.swinburne.edu.au/business-law/schools-departments/swinburne-law-school/

Australia-Korea Foundation grant offer: $5,100.00

Last Updated: 7 August 2018